Public Works & Utilities

The City of Summerville Public Works & Utilities is under the leadership of long time employee Terry Tinney. The department consists of Natural Gas, Water, Sewer and streets. Terry began with the City of Summerville in June of 1993 as a Water & Sewer laborer. He has since worked as an equipment operator, Department Crew Leader, Department Foreman, Assistant Director and is currently the Director of Public Works & Utilities.

Terry graduated locally from Trion High School; he is a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He holds numerous licenses and certifications in water, wastewater, and natural gas. If you have any questions or concerns feel free to stop by the maintenance department to see Terry or call him at 706-859-0907. He will always make time for customers and citizens of Summerville because he realizes whatever the problem, no matter what it is; to them it is the most important problem in the world. Terry, will do everything within his power to resolve the problem in a timely manner.




Contacting Public Works & Utilities

Leave a call back number and name so if the maintenance staff has trouble locating the problem, they can call and ask for more specific instructions.

Additional Info

Public Works & Utilities
Terry Tinney, Director
P.O. Box 180
Summerville, GA  30747

Office Hours:
M-F 8:00-4:00

Emergencies/After Hours
 Phone: 911

If you can not reach a staff member, AND it is after hours, on a week end, on a holiday, or if it is an emergency, call 911. The 911 center will dispatch an “on-call” employee 24 hours a day. 

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